The table below looks at the statistics for Drools skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Drools over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Drools
Rank 596 578 601
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs citing Drools 27 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.059% 0.070% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 39
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,400 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -16.66%
Drools
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
17187 17689 20688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.44% 39.96% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14669 15201 18348
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Drools
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Drools across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Drools Jobs Demand Trend in London

Drools
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Drools across the London region.

Drools Salary Trend in London

Drools
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Drools across the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Drools Salary Histogram in London

Drools
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Drools within the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -10 8 £50,000 -23.07% 3
Drools
England

Drools
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Drools also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Drools.

1 70 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (81.43%) JMS
3 53 (75.71%) Relational Database
4 49 (70.00%) Scrum
5 46 (65.71%) TDD
6 45 (64.29%) Selenium
6 45 (64.29%) Cucumber
6 45 (64.29%) BDD
7 43 (61.43%) OOA/OOD
7 43 (61.43%) OO
8 40 (57.14%) SOA
9 34 (48.57%) Web Services
10 31 (44.29%) Apache Camel
11 29 (41.43%) Maven
12 23 (32.86%) SOAP
13 21 (30.00%) Subversion
14 20 (28.57%) Java EE
14 20 (28.57%) JSON
14 20 (28.57%) JBoss
14 20 (28.57%) XSD
14 20 (28.57%) WSDL
15 18 (25.71%) Oracle
16 15 (21.43%) XML
16 15 (21.43%) Spring
17 14 (20.00%) Linux
17 14 (20.00%) Hibernate
18 12 (17.14%) jBPM
18 12 (17.14%) Ant
19 11 (15.71%) RDBMS
19 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development

Drools
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Drools also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Drools. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.86%) Apache
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (75.71%) Relational Database
2 11 (15.71%) RDBMS
3 9 (12.86%) Oracle Database
4 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.29%) DB2
6 1 (1.43%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.43%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (64.29%) Selenium
1 45 (64.29%) Cucumber
2 29 (41.43%) Maven
3 21 (30.00%) Subversion
4 12 (17.14%) Ant
5 10 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 7 (10.00%) JUnit
7 6 (8.57%) JIRA
7 6 (8.57%) TeamCity
8 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
9 3 (4.29%) FitNesse
10 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (11.43%) Banking
2 7 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 6 (8.57%) Finance
4 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.29%) Front Office
5 1 (1.43%) Law
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 68 (97.14%) Developer
2 65 (92.86%) Java Developer
3 20 (28.57%) Junior
3 20 (28.57%) Junior Developer
3 20 (28.57%) Junior Java Developer
4 13 (18.57%) Senior Developer
4 13 (18.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (4.29%) Software Developer
6 2 (2.86%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (1.43%) Integration Manager
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (1.43%) Java Programmer
7 1 (1.43%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (1.43%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (81.43%) JMS
2 34 (48.57%) Web Services
3 31 (44.29%) Apache Camel
4 23 (32.86%) SOAP
5 20 (28.57%) Java EE
5 20 (28.57%) JSON
5 20 (28.57%) XSD
5 20 (28.57%) WSDL
6 15 (21.43%) XML
6 15 (21.43%) Spring
7 14 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 12 (17.14%) jBPM
9 8 (11.43%) JSF
9 8 (11.43%) REST
9 8 (11.43%) HTML
10 7 (10.00%) JAXB
10 7 (10.00%) EJB
10 7 (10.00%) JPA
10 7 (10.00%) HTML5
10 7 (10.00%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Derivative
2 8 (11.43%) Mathematics
2 8 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.29%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (4.29%) Equities
4 3 (4.29%) Open Source
4 3 (4.29%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (4.29%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (10.00%) UNIX
2 7 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (70.00%) Scrum
2 46 (65.71%) TDD
3 45 (64.29%) BDD
4 43 (61.43%) OOA/OOD
4 43 (61.43%) OO
5 40 (57.14%) SOA
6 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.00%) Workflow
8 7 (10.00%) Time Management
8 7 (10.00%) AOP
8 7 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.71%) Migration
9 4 (5.71%) BPMN
9 4 (5.71%) Data Transformation
9 4 (5.71%) BPEL
10 3 (4.29%) Network Management
10 3 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.29%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.57%) SQL
4 4 (5.71%) XPath
5 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.86%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) QA
2 4 (5.71%) Basel III
2 4 (5.71%) CRD IV
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) JBoss
2 18 (25.71%) Oracle
3 3 (4.29%) Sybase
4 1 (1.43%) Cerillion
4 1 (1.43%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (1.43%) Reuters
4 1 (1.43%) Nokia
4 1 (1.43%) Siemens
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